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The Sandwich Bar

41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
+44 1227 464254
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (38 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“tuna” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
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Reviewed 15 December 2018

had a lunch meal deal,beats the socks off the chains in canterbury ! proprietor dealt with an awkward customer very well whilst maintaining the ambience only suggestion is background music eg django reinhardt and a better door closer on entrance. bumped into owner later in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank tomnted
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Great Banter, Great Sandwich, Great Time. I had a wonderful egg, rocket, tomato, emmental baguette. Delicious and served with a smile.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank harryrudolph
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Very nice place to grab a sandwich and I couldn't resist some of the pastries as well. Excellent, personal service...!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AdG-01a
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We met the owners of this cute little place before in London, where they owned a restaurant near Primrose Hill. The Sandwich Bar has the same lovely atmosphere and the food is delicious. We would absolutely recommend you go there!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Monique69B
Monica F, Public Relations Manager at The Sandwich Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you very much for this, what a coincidence! or maybe destiny? Perhaps next time in Holland ...

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent a day in Canterbury and found this charming place in our way to the cathedral. The menu showed such a variety of sanwiches, french food and delicious desserts. Everything was very tasty and the price very reasonable. We enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank John_H55711
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Every time i go there I am greeted by a lovely French couple! always accommodating to my needs, always willing to add/change things to sandwiches and baguettes! very reasonable prices as well. Have tried most of their baguettes and are all amazing! THE COOKIES ARE...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Chrissy M
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped today for a couple of toasties on our way home. We waited a long time got them and to be honest, I was expecting more for the price, I could have made them at home for a lot less and they would have...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lel1978
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This place in Canterbury is so lovely! The food is super delicious, the owner and the staff are super friendly, it's in a central location so very easy to access. It's very accessible as mentioned, especially as I walk around a lot taking photographs of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lily B
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

All the write ups have said it all already but I thought just add a thanks. We had a great lunch deal..Delicious Sandwich, Pot of Tea and bag of crisps £5.50.. Lots of attention to detail i.e. Spread/butter/none...bread type..salad components...pepper/salt/dressing etc..Tea strength. Great service..tasty food.

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank Riothamus
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this cafe with a local friend who highly recommended the place The coffee was top quality, and the people behind the bar are friendly, conversational and charming. Like my friend, I highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Fahad N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464254
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Professional French quality family owned Sandwich Bar in Canterbury.
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